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This is a selection of items from the National Library of Scotland , which is an information treasure trove of Scotland's knowledge, history and culture, with millions of books, manuscripts and maps covering every subject.

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European Libraries
Media Type
13
collections
4,846
texts
Topics & Subjects
167
Ossian, 3rd cent
134
genealogy
106
Scottish Gaelic poetry
87
Scottish Gaelic language
76
Great Britain. Army
55
Christian life
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Collection
4,859
European Libraries
4,859
National Library of Scotland
2,153
Gaelic Books
1,042
Scottish Directories
430
Scottish Family History
324
Music at the NLS
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Creator
328
great britain. ministry of defence
179
macpherson, james, 1736-1796
92
ruggles-brise, dorothea, lady, former owner. stednl
91
bannatyne club (edinburgh, scotland)
59
edinburgh & leith post office directory limited
48
maitland club (glasgow)
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Language
3,619
English
842
Scottish Gaelic
126
French
58
Latin
57
Irish
24
German
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Gaelic Books
collection
2,153
ITEMS
1.9M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.9M
Books in Gaelic and relating to Gaelic topics contributed by the National Library of Scotland .
Scottish Directories
collection
1,042
ITEMS
1.6M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.6M
National Library of Scotland, Scottish Directories
Topic: Scottish Directories
British Navy Lists
collection
122
ITEMS
454,923
VIEWS
collection
eye 454,923
National Library of Scotland, British Navy Lists
Topic: Navy, Scotland
British Army List
collection
220
ITEMS
436,568
VIEWS
collection
eye 436,568
National Library of Scotland, British Army lists
Topics: NLS, National Library of Scotland, Harts Army List
Scottish Family History
collection
430
ITEMS
424,533
VIEWS
collection
eye 424,533
Books contributed by National Library of Scotland
British Air Force Lists
collection
68
ITEMS
246,836
VIEWS
collection
eye 246,836
National Library of Scotland, British Air Force Lists
Music at the NLS
collection
324
ITEMS
171,494
VIEWS
collection
eye 171,494
Books from the Music collection at the National Library of Scotland
Topic: keyword
Rolls of Honour
collection
58
ITEMS
105,052
VIEWS
collection
eye 105,052
Lists of Scottish soldiers and regiments serving in World War I.
Robert Louis Stevenson
collection
13
ITEMS
35,308
VIEWS
collection
eye 35,308
Robert Louis Stevenson books from the National Library of Scotland
Topic: keyword
Architecture
collection
1
ITEMS
30,342
VIEWS
collection
eye 30,342
Books on Architecture in Scotland
Topic: keyword
Gaelic Books
texts
eye 28,272
favorite 3
comment 0
CAM
Topics: Malay language, Malay language, English language
Scottish Gazetteers
collection
21
ITEMS
24,738
VIEWS
collection
eye 24,738
Gazetteers of parishes, towns and places in Scotland
Ordnance Survey books of reference
collection
22
ITEMS
21,352
VIEWS
collection
eye 21,352
Books of reference for Scottish Ordnance Survey maps
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 19,679
favorite 2
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 18,586
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 18,134
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 16,956
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 16,515
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Title vignette
Topics: Breton language, Cornish language, Scottish Gaelic language, Irish language, Welsh language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 15,293
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 15,115
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 15,101
favorite 0
comment 0
"By authority."
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 14,821
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 13,970
favorite 1
comment 0
"By authority."
Gaelic Books
by Spurrell, William, 1813-1889; Anwyl, J. Bodvan (John Bodvan), b. 1875
texts
eye 13,362
favorite 1
comment 0
MT
Topic: Welsh language
CAM
Topics: English language, Italian language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 12,887
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
BL
Topics: English language, Spanish language
Gaelic Books
texts
eye 12,216
favorite 1
comment 0
BC
Topics: Scottish Gaelic language -- Dictionaries English, Scottish Gaelic language -- Grammar, English...
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 12,194
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,964
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,945
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,933
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Welsh-English section has own t.p., entitled: Geiriadur Cymraeg a Seisoneg
Topics: English language, Welsh language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,604
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Two pts. in one. Second pt. has own t.p. in Spanish, entitled: Nuevo diccionario de faltriquera, frances-espal y espal-frances
Topics: French language, Spanish language
Gaelic Books
by Macintosh, Donald, 1743-1808; Catholic Church. Diocese of Argyll and the Isles (Scotland), former owner. NLS: Oban.81; Nicolson, Alexander, 1827-1893
texts
eye 10,603
favorite 2
comment 0
Provenance: Inscription on title page: Ex libris Dioecesis Ergadiensis et Insularum
Topic: Proverbs, Scottish Gaelic
Gaelic Books
by Growse, Frederic Salmon, 1836-1893
texts
eye 10,556
favorite 0
comment 0
Includes index
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 10,343
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 10,303
favorite 0
comment 0
Imprint and title vary slightly
Scottish Directories
by Directories. - Ayr, County of
texts
eye 10,271
favorite 2
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 10,258
favorite 0
comment 0
"By authority."
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 10,191
favorite 0
comment 0
"By authority."
Continued by: Kelly's - Slater's - Royal National Directory of Scotland
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 9,934
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 9,931
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 9,928
favorite 1
comment 0
Description based on : 1898
Gaelic Books
by Hepburn, J. C. (James Curtis), 1815-1911
texts
eye 9,864
favorite 1
comment 0
The Japanese printed in Roman characters
Topics: Japanese language, English language
Continued by: Kelly's - Slater's - Royal National Directory of Scotland
SCO
BC
Topics: French language, Breton language
Gaelic Books
by O'Rahilly, Thomas Francis
texts
eye 9,507
favorite 4
comment 0
Irish proverbs and English translations, English preliminaries and notes
Topic: Proverbs, Irish
Scottish Directories
by Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory Limited
texts
eye 9,442
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 9,141
favorite 0
comment 0
Imprint and title vary slightly
Gaelic Books
by Joyce, P. W. (Patrick Weston), 1827-1914
texts
eye 9,120
favorite 0
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Names, Geographical
Includes index
Topic: Scottish Gaelic language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 8,660
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
BC
Topic: Manx language
Gaelic Books
by MacDonald, Thomas Donald, 1864-1937
texts
eye 8,537
favorite 1
comment 0
Gaelic proverbs and English translations, English preliminaries and notes
Topic: Proverbs, Scottish Gaelic
Gaelic Books
texts
eye 8,454
favorite 0
comment 0
Added t.p. in Swedish: Nytt engelskt och svenskt handlexikon
Topics: English language, Swedish language
Scottish Family History
by Mackay, Angus, 1860-1911
texts
eye 8,368
favorite 0
comment 0
Includes index
Topic: McKay family
CAM
Topics: French language, French language
Library lacks: 1931-32-1937-38
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 8,286
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
SCO
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 8,191
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
BC
Topic: Irish language -- Dictionaries English
BC
Topics: Scottish Gaelic language -- Dictionaries English, Scottish Gaelic language -- Grammar
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 8,044
favorite 0
comment 0
Imprint and title vary slightly
Description based on: 1882/83
In wrappers, upper wrapper printed
Topics: Hebrew language, Scottish Gaelic language
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 7,850
favorite 0
comment 0
North, J.S. Scottish newspapers
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 7,800
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Half title: Glossary of the Cornish dialect, &c
Topics: Pentreath, Dolly, English language, Cornish language
Gaelic Books
by Bennett, George Lovett, 1846-1916
texts
eye 7,774
favorite 6
comment 0
In Latin and English
Topic: Latin language